Control System

When is it necessary to choose a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) instead of a Basic Process Control System (BPCS)? And what do these two terms mean? In this article, we explore these questions.

If you have the popular APACS Control System, you also have a decision to make. APACS was declared "mature" in 2010 with support only lasting through 2020. This article will discuss phased migration options from APACS to PCS 7.

Current technology abounds, even in industrial work environments. However, there are inherent risks to using smart technology as any internet-connected device can be hacked. We need to be smart about how we implement smart devices.

We've all seen examples of great panel design - and bad panel design. For instance, neatness is probably the first thing that jumps out about a well-designed panel, but it is really the by-product several other well-executed aspects of panel design. Let's talk about it.

Part 1 of 3, each of which takes on a major discussion point in the industry today, Benefits of IoT, Threats increased with IoT, Mitigation of Risk for Implementation. Part 1 covers how the increasing momentum of the IoT affects the process manufacturing environment.

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